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Old 12-27-2015, 01:53 PM   #1
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Our New Boat

We closed a few days before Christmas.
We now have a lot more boat and a lot less money.

2007 North Pacific 52--plan is to start heading north from Anacortes, Washington-Sidney, B.C. area in April with no specific schedule or timetable.

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Old 12-27-2015, 01:58 PM   #2
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That is Fantastic!

What a way to spend a summer!
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Old 12-27-2015, 02:27 PM   #3
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Good for you. In my estimate that is a great, if not the best, way to go about it!

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Old 12-27-2015, 02:30 PM   #4
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Good deal Ken,
Well done!

Let us know how the new boat is working out for you guys. Enjoy!
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Old 12-27-2015, 02:48 PM   #5
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We were looking at those 52s over the past month, including that one which I believe was in Ladysmith, there are a couple up there. Getting it back to Florida is the challenge.
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Old 12-27-2015, 02:50 PM   #6
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Nice Christmas present. Now we can't wait to see photos of her.
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Old 12-27-2015, 03:02 PM   #7
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Congratulations! Sounds like a perfect cruising plan.
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Old 12-27-2015, 03:19 PM   #8
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We closed a few days before Christmas.
We now have a lot more boat and a lot less money.

2007 North Pacific 52--plan is to start heading north from Anacortes, Washington-Sidney, B.C. area in April with no specific schedule or timetable.

Ken
Congratulations.

Have fun, it's a great looking boat.
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Old 12-27-2015, 04:07 PM   #9
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Just Love those NP 52's!
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Old 12-27-2015, 07:14 PM   #10
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Thanks!

Yes, this is the one from Ladysmith-Hull #2, it is now in Anacortes where Hull #1, also for sale thru AAA YachtFinders, is located.
We did lots of negotiating, survey, sea trial on Hull # 3 last spring but never could get to an agreement.

We have been looking/shopping for over 2 years and didn't target the North Pacific but they just kept popping up, had a lot of what we were looking for and seem to be a good value and the timing was right.
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Old 12-27-2015, 09:56 PM   #11
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Holy smokes, from 24' to 52'!! I never heard of 28 ft. itis before. She's a beauty.
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Old 12-27-2015, 10:05 PM   #12
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Very nice! Congratulations on the new boat!

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Old 12-28-2015, 06:28 AM   #13
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Old 12-28-2015, 10:45 AM   #14
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Old 12-28-2015, 08:25 PM   #15
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Awesome, and cruising with no schedule is over the top.There will be a lot of envious guys here including me.
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